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KEY FACTS

Official name
Geelong Football Club

Known as
Geelong

Nickname
Cats

Formed
1859

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Geelong Reserves; Geelong WFC; Geelong WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011, 2022 (4 total)

VFL Premierships
1925, 1931, 1937, 1951-2, 1963 (6 total)

VFA Premierships
1878-9-80, 1882-3-4, 1886 (7 total)

Senior Premierships
V/AFL Night Series - 1961, 2006, 2009 (3 total); McClelland Trophy: 1952, 1954, 1962-63, 1980-81, 1992, 2007-8, 2019, 2022 (11 total)

Most Games
355 - Joel Selwood (2007-2022)

Most Goals
1021 - Gary Ablett Snr (1984-1996)

League Top Goalkickers
E.James (27) 1897 & (31) 1899; L.Hagger (78) 1925; G.Moloney (109) 1932; L.White (86) 1948; G.Goninon (86) 1951; N.Rayson (80) 1955; D.Wade (68) 1962, (96) 1967 & (127) 1969; L.Donohue (105) 1976; G.Ablett senior (129) 1994 & (122) 1995; T. Hawkins (42) 2020 (10 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Edward 'Carji' Greeves 1924; Bernie Smith 1951; Alistair Lord 1962; Paul Couch 1989; Jimmy Bartel 2007; Gary Ablett jnr 2009; Patrick Dangerfield 2016 (7 total)

Headquarters
Kardinia Park (GMHBA) La Trobe Terrace, Geelong, VIC 3220

Postal Address
PO Box 461, Geelong, VIC, 3220

Phone: 1300 462 287 

Website
geelongcats.com.au

Geelong



"Inspired by Dick Reynolds, Essendon got within five points late in the final term of the 1951 Grand Final, but Geelong was able to steady and pull away to secure an 11-point victory, 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70). Under Reg Hickey, Geelong has developed into a marvellous team. Indeed, with Bernie Smith having won the Brownlow, and George Goninon having been the league's top goal kicker, the Cats had secured a prestigious treble which only Collingwood had previously accomplished ... "

John Devaney assesses the Cats from Kardinia Park, forever football's great entertainers

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1924 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 1924 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 Geelong       Bye        
2 H Geelong 2.73.97.1110.15 75 WON Richmond 0.34.95.107.11 53 22 COR May 3 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A Geelong 1.64.108.1110.14 74 LOST Fitzroy 5.28.510.1014.13 97 -23 BWS May 10 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H Geelong 1.22.65.88.12 60 LOST Essendon 4.07.49.812.8 80 -20 COR May 17 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A Geelong 3.18.39.611.10 76 LOST St. Kilda 3.96.158.1913.24 102 -26 JUN May 24 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 H Geelong 3.16.116.149.19 73 WON Melbourne 6.56.59.99.9 63 10 COR May 31 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 A Geelong 1.56.89.1111.16 82 WON Collingwood 4.37.58.1210.16 76 6 VIC Jun 7 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 H Geelong 1.04.94.99.12 66 WON Carlton 3.93.96.146.15 51 15 COR Jun 14 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 A Geelong 3.03.26.27.3 45 LOST South Melbourne 3.33.55.57.6 48 -3 LAK Jun 21 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 Geelong       Bye        
11 A Geelong 3.25.59.79.8 62 LOST Richmond 1.63.107.1410.20 80 -18 PUN Jul 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 H Geelong 3.85.97.119.14 68 WON Fitzroy 4.26.47.89.11 65 3 COR Jul 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 A Geelong 3.75.106.138.14 62 LOST Essendon 4.16.47.1010.14 74 -12 WIN Jul 19 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H Geelong 3.39.811.1218.15 123 WON St. Kilda 2.14.46.67.6 48 75 COR Jul 26 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A Geelong 5.25.58.78.8 56 WON Melbourne 0.01.62.85.9 39 17 MCG Aug 2 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Geelong 0.11.42.89.19 73 WON Collingwood 4.34.44.65.6 36 37 COR Aug 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 A Geelong 2.55.96.136.18 54 LOST Carlton 4.16.38.49.7 61 -7 PRI Aug 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 H Geelong 0.33.76.89.13 67 LOST South Melbourne 2.45.77.129.14 68 -1 COR Sep 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1924 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
26 Britter, Harry 1                             0 0.0    
7 Brushfield, Nick 11                             6 0.5    
30 Chambers, Jack 5                             2 0.4    
8 Coghlan, Arthur 12                             0 0.0    
26 Craven, Harold 2                             0 0.0    
3 Ferguson, Dave 8                             0 0.0    
11 Fleming, Eric 13                             13 1.0    
20 Greeves, Edward 'Carji' 14                             0 0.0    
14 Hagger, Lloyd 14                             42 3.0    
4 Hall, Syd 16                             3 0.2    
31 Hudd, Bill 15                             2 0.1    
18 Jones, Jockie 3                             2 0.7    
23 Jorgensen, Frank 5                             2 0.4    
25 Kroger, Max 1                             0 0.0    
10 Mathieson, Jim 15                             5 0.3    
24 McCarter, Billy 15                             2 0.1    
26 Murrells, Frank 2                             0 0.0    
27 Nicolson, Ken 11                             7 0.6    
5 Paterson, Jack 7                             5 0.7    
1 Pink, Arthur 16                             14 0.9    
13 Plane, Charlie 13                             0 0.0    
2 Profitt, Vic 3                             1 0.3    
6 Rankin, Cliff 15                             31 2.1    
28 Rayson, Arthur 2                             3 1.5    
22 Sharland, Wally 15                             8 0.5    
16 Smith, Les 11                             2 0.2    
15 Stevenson, Ted 12                             1 0.1    
21 Thomas, Stan 15                             0 0.0    
19 Todd, George 16                             0 0.0    
Totals 288                             151 0.5    
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.